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Food & Wine Thursdays: In Pursuit of Balance 2011

I spent a couple hours yesterday at the “In Pursuit of Balance” tasting in West Hollywood. The tasting, organized by sommelier and author Rajat Parr and Jasmine Hirsch, sales and marketing director of her family’s eponymous winery, “seeks to promote … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: It’s Not Us Vs. Them

There was a very odd article a couple weeks ago on the venerable looks-like-it’s-from-a-geocities-cache website Connoisseurs Guide to California Wine. Now, I know that naturally, with a name like that, you’re no doubt expecting cutting-edge forward thinking wine writing, So … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: Wine Geek Obsessions That Came and Went

Look, I’m a wine geek. I love the weird and wonderful wines of the world. And I love all my wine geek brothers and sisters out there, seeking out amphora-aged Saperavi or pre-phylloxera Romorantin. But wine geeks are also fickle … Continue reading

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